Tag: Trian

Top 10 Activist News Stories Of 2015

Top 10 Activist News Stories Of 2015

Trian/Dupont: Trian’s proxy fight at Dupont was significant on many levels. While viewed by many as a “loss” for Trian, it actually showed how far activists have come. Trian got the recommendation of ISS in a proxy fight against an […]

The Game Of ‘Activist’ Hedge Funds: Cui Bono?

The Game Of ‘Activist’ Hedge Funds: Cui Bono?

The Game Of ‘Activist’ Hedge Funds: Cui Bono? H/T The Activist Investor  Yvan Allaire Institute for Governance of Private and Public Organizations (IGOPP) Francois Dauphin Institute for Governance of Private and Public Organizations (IGOPP) August 31, 2015 Abstract: This paper […]

Soethby's (BID) valuation comp chart via Wedbush Securities Research note

Sothebys CEO: We Are ‘Disappointed’ With Third Point

On Thursday, Third Point’s Dan Loeb nominated himself to the board of Sothebys (NYSE:BID) (or Sotheby’s). Sothebys (NYSE:BID) responded to Loeb on the company’s conference call, stating that Loeb was being unreasonable. Stifel analysts believe this is a rare case where Loeb could […]